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Fall Virtual Drop-In Advising Hours

Virtual Drop-In Advising We offer virtual drop-in advising three days each week Mondays 10:00 - 12:00 Wednesdays 10:00-12:00 Thursdays 1:00 - 3:00

Welcome to Fall 2023!  Sproul hall and the undergrad advising team are looking forward to the new academic year and welcoming you back.  Please use the below link to make an advising appointment or see the flyer for our virtual front desk (drop-in) advising.

Upcoming Event - Recovered Literary Voices: Rescued Writings from Ghettos in Poland Presented by Professor Sven-Erik Rose

Recovered Voices The Ziering-Conlon Initiative for Recovered Voices is a program that encourages greater awareness of music by composers whose careers and lives were disrupted—or worse—during the years of the Nazi regime in Europe


Event Symposium: Recovering Memory and Culture After the Holocaust:
UC Davis Holocaust Scholars on "Recovered Voices"

Tuesday, April 11 | 4:00-5:30pm

Upcoming Event - Crossing Borders, Drawing Lives: Barbara Yelin's Graphic Novels

Crossing Borders, Drawing Lives: Barbara Yelin's Graphic Novels

Lecture | December 2 | 12-1:30 p.m. |  Zoom

Speaker:  Barbara Yelin, Graphic Novelist

Moderator:  Brett E. Sterling, Associate Professor of German in the Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures at the University of Arkansas

Upcoming Event - The Language of Archives: Deniz Utlu in conversation with Sultan Doughan and Deniz Göktürk

The Language of Archives: Deniz Utlu in conversation with Sultan Doughan and Deniz Göktürk

Lecture | October 17 | 12-1:30 p.m. |  Zoom

Speaker:  Deniz Utlu, Author

Moderators:  Sultan Doughan, Dr Thomas Zand visiting assistant professor of Holocaust pedagogy and antisemitism studies at Clark University; Deniz Göktürk, Professor in the Department of German at UC Berkeley

The German Program welcomes Fulbright Scholar from Antwerp!

Tom Smits is an Associate Professor in English and German Foreign Language Teaching and German Variational Linguistics at the University of Antwerp (Belgium). In 2021, he was appointed as Senior Research Associate at Rhodes University (South Africa) after a successful nomination by the Faculty of Education in recognition of his standing in the field of multilingualism and multiculturalism in education.

Virtual Drop-in Advising

Virtual Drop-in Advising

Welcome back and to Fall quarter.  The Advising team is excited for another great year.  We are now able to offer virtual drop-in advising. Please visit this link,, on Tuesday’s from 1:30-3pm or Friday 9-11am. We are looking forward to assisting you with your advising needs.

Greg & Carrie Challenge You to Donate this Give Day: April 22-23, 2022

Greg Redmond, German Graduate Program Alum, and his wife, Carrie Cornwell, have issued a Give Day challenge:

"Taking a two-year break from practicing primary care medicine at UCDHs for 27 years, to complete a master's degree in German at UCD, saved my quality of life.